This Week in Costa Rica

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This Week in Costa Rica is a weekly, online radio program and podcast by US expat, Dan Stevens

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Internet Frustrations & Shipping a Car to Costa Rica

This Week in Costa Rica will feature each week a news portion in which Dan and Rico (qCostaRica) will talk about the happenings in and around the land of "Pura Vida". With over 30 years of living in Costa Rica between the two it give a unique insight into life in CR.

Rico from QCostaRica and Dan start by talking about internet frustrations in Costa Rica and then address various topics in Costa Rica including:

1. Organ Trafficking in Costa Rica
2. Bank Robbery in Costa Rica
3. Zika Vacation Cancellations in Costa Rica
4. ICT Tourism Numbers in Costa Rica

Finally Dan and Rico wrap up the show by talking about shipping a vehicle to Costa Rica, costs involved, advice, and a bill to reduce taxes on electric cars being imported.

For more information about this program, or to become a guest or sponsor, please write in at info@thisweekincostrica.com. Thanks for the support of our wonderful sponsors; Robert Clark InsuranceAnti-Aging and Wellness Clinic, and Outlier Legal Services.

Should you Be Scared of the Zika Virus in Costa Rica

This Week in Costa Rica will feature each week a news portion in which Dan and Rico (qCostaRica) will talk about the happenings in and around the land of "Pura Vida". With over 30 years of living in Costa Rica between the two it give a unique insight into life in CR.

Rico from QCostaRica and Dan start by talking about the elections in the USA and then address various topics in Costa Rica including:

1. Uber in Costa Rica
2. Uber's New Call Center for Excellence in Costa Rica
3. Uber versus Taxis Costa Rica
4. New RECOPE logo
5. Boat Captain Being Held Responsible for Boat Accident Deaths
6. New Jairo Mora Trial in Costa Rica

Finally Dan and Rico wrap up the show by talking about the zika virus. What to know about it and how Costa Rica is trying to prepare for it.

For more information about this program, or to become a guest or sponsor, please write in at info@thisweekincostrica.com. Thanks for the support of our wonderful sponsors; Robert Clark InsuranceAnti-Aging and Wellness Clinic, and Outlier Legal Services.

Avoiding Being a Scam Victim in Costa Rica

This Week in Costa Rica will feature each week a news portion in which Dan and Rico (qCostaRica) will talk about the happenings in and around the land of "Pura Vida". With over 30 years of living in Costa Rica between the two it give a unique insight into life in CR.

Rico from QCostaRica and Dan start to address various topics in Costa Rica including:

1. Palmares Festival in Costa Rica
2. Why Some Do Not Like Palmares
3. 2015 Tourism Numbers in Costa Rica
4. H1N1 Virus in Costa Rica
5. Zika Virus in Costa Rica

Finally Dan and Rico wrap up the show by talking about scams in Costa Rica, and how to not become a victim of one of these scams.

For more information about this program, or to become a guest or sponsor, please write in at info@thisweekincostrica.com. Thanks for the support of our wonderful sponsors; Robert Clark InsuranceAnti-Aging and Wellness Clinic, and Outlier Legal Services.

Bringing in The New Year with a Job in Costa Rica

This Week in Costa Rica will feature each week a news portion in which Dan and Rico (qCostaRica) will talk about the happenings in and around the land of "Pura Vida". With over 30 years of living in Costa Rica between the two it give a unique insight into life in CR.

The show begins with Rico from QCostaRica and Dan talking about employment in Costa Rica working both legally and illegally

Following this Rico and Dan address various topics going on in and around Costa Rica to start off the show:

1. Plan for Getting the Cubans Out of Costa Rica
2. H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu) in Costa Rica
3. Microcephaly & the Zika Virus
4. Lifeguard Has Things Stolen While Making a Rescue

For more information about this program, or to become a guest or sponsor, please write in at info@thisweekincostrica.com. Thanks for the support of our wonderful sponsors; Robert Clark InsuranceAnti-Aging and Wellness Clinic, and Outlier Legal Services.

The Costa Rica Rainy Season Blues

This Week in Costa Rica will feature each week a news portion in which Dan and Rico (qCostaRica) will talk about the happenings in and around the land of "Pura Vida". With over 30 years of living in Costa Rica between the two it give a unique insight into life in CR.

Rico from QCostaRica joins us to address various topics going on in and around Costa Rica:

1. Rainy Season in Costa Rica
2. Mosquito Viruses in Costa Rica (Dengue & Chikungunya)
3. Zika Virus in Costa Rica
4. Preventing Mosquito Bites
5. Getting Your Real Estate Ready for Rainy Season
6. Women's World Cup & Costa Rica
7. Naked in San Jose

Finally we have our Property of the Week, a beautiful 32 acre farm on the Central Pacific near Jaco.

For more information about this program, or to become a guest or sponsor, please write in at info@thisweekincostrica.com. Thanks for the support of our wonderful sponsors; Robert Clark InsuranceAnti-Aging and Wellness Clinic, and Outlier Legal Services.

This Week in Costa Rica is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, expressed or implied.  This Week in Costa Rica is produced by Podfly Productions, LLC and broadcast with permission by the Overseas Radio Network.